2017 ORS 759.697¹
Program coordinator
  • program administration

This section is amended
Effective January 1, 2020
Relating to Telecommunication Devices Access Program; amending ORS 759.693, 759.694, 759.695, 759.697 and 759.698.

(1) The Public Utility Commission shall employ a coordinator for the Telecommunication Devices Access Program, who shall be primarily responsible for:

(a) The distribution and maintenance of assistive telecommunication devices and adaptive equipment;

(b) The provision of telecommunications relay services and monitoring of those service providers; and

(c) Community outreach to locate potential beneficiaries of the Telecommunication Devices Access Program.

(2) The commission may contract with any governmental agency, or other entity the commission considers to be qualified, to assist the commission in the administration of ORS 759.693 (Definitions) to 759.698 (Eligibility to receive telecommunication devices or adaptive equipment). [1987 c.290 §13; 1991 c.872 §6; 1999 c.384 §4]

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 759—Telecommunications Utility Regulation, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors759.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
2 OregonLaws.org contains the con­tents of Volume 21 of the ORS, inserted along­side the per­tin­ent statutes. See the preface to the ORS An­no­ta­tions for more information.
3 OregonLaws.org assembles these lists by analyzing references between Sections. Each listed item refers back to the current Section in its own text. The result reveals relationships in the code that may not have otherwise been apparent.